Robin Roberts’ Interview with First Lady to air on Tuesday Morning, Feb. 9
Dr. Richard Besser to also Interview Cabinet Secretaries Leading Efforts
to Increase National Awareness
“Good Morning America” anchor Robin Roberts interviews First Lady Michelle Obama in conjunction with the unveiling of her administration-wide campaign to combat childhood obesity. With one-third of the nation’s children estimated to be overweight, the First Lady’s goal is to help solve the problem in a generation. Robert’s interview will air on “GMA” on Tuesday, February 9. Additionally, “GMA” will report on the initiative on Wednesday, February 10 and Thursday, February 11 as ABC News’ Dr. Richard Besser interviews the three Cabinet Secretaries serving in leadership roles on the childhood obesity policy: Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius. Portions of the interviews will also air on “Nightline” later this week.
The Emmy Award-winning morning news program, featuring the anchor team of Robin Roberts, George Stephanopoulos, Sam Champion and Juju Chang, airs live Monday through Friday from 7:00 – 9:00 a.m. ET on the ABC Television Network. Jim Murphy is the senior executive producer and Tom Cibrowski is the executive producer of ABC’s “Good Morning America.”